"You don't have to be rich and famous. You just have to be an ordinary person, doing extraordinary things. I'd like more people to know that it's there. Women's achievements still aren't recognised enough in many areas."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Joan Armatrading on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Joan Armatrading on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Joan Armatrading on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Joan Armatrading on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Joan Armatrading on Ambrose Bierce
"Classical, Romantic, and Baroque music, that's what I really like."